Co-axial Chronometer

Roman clocks

Roman clocks

Readers Georgia and Gecko are both curious about clocks. Georgia wrote in to ask, Why is it that some analog clocks with Roman numerals have…

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What is Swiss Watch?

What is Swiss Watch?

A visitor looks at watches on the Vacheron Constantin booth at theSalon International de la Haute HorlogerieSIHH exhibition at the Palexpo in…

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Omega Automatic Chronometer

Omega Automatic Chronometer

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De Ville Co-Axial Chronometer

De Ville Co-Axial Chronometer

Launched in the Basel fair in the year 1, the Omega De Ville latest model incorporating the co axial escapement was one of the most anticipated…

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Accurate Watch company

Accurate Watch company

Excellence is achievable, perfection is much more elusive. (origin unknown) . If this is your first time buying an expensive wristwatch, there…

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Largest Watch company in the world

Largest Watch company in the world

FORTUNE — Inside a white chalet in the tiny village of Magglingen, tucked into the Jura mountains in the northwest corner of Switzerland, skilled…

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Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Chronometer

Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Chronometer

Founded in 1846 by a man of the same name, Ulysse Nardin is most famous for its line of marine chronometers. Born in 1823 in Le Locle, Switzerland…

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Pocket Chronometer

Pocket Chronometer

Or Railroad Standard Watches , are specialized timepieces that once were crucial for safe and correct operation of trains in many countries…

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Information about clocks

Information about clocks

Cuckoo clocks are one of the most popular items to come from the German Black Forest. With them comes the responsibility of ensuring that they…

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Atomic clock works

Atomic clock works

If you have read How GPS Receivers Work, you know that atomic clocks are extremely important to the system. You also frequently hear about atomic…

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Dripping clocks

Dripping clocks

Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology Physics Laboratory Water clocks were among the earliest timekeepers that didn t depend…

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The coolest Watch in the world

The coolest Watch in the world

Dennis Green/Business InsiderThe Seiko 5 is the best value in automatic watches.When someone asks me what to buy for a starter automatic watch…

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Rolex company

Rolex company

Rolex SA is the leading luxury watch manufacturer in the world producing over 2, watches per day that generate sales of over $7 billion dollars…

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Omega Seamaster Automatic Chronograph

Omega Seamaster Automatic Chronograph

The Omega Seamaster is one of the most renowned diving watches in the world. For decades, the watches in this series have been reliable companions…

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Making Watches

Making Watches

A watchmaker s lathe in use to prepare a decorative watch component cut from copper. A watchmaker is an artisan who makes and repairs watches…

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